2019 Writers Conference

For more information, or to purchase tickets for all three Writers Conference events, click here.

You can get the speakers schedule by downloading the registration form.  Click here.   You may also pay by check or money order using this form. 


The 14th Annual Writers Conference begins with a “Poetry-Under-the-Stars” wine-and-cheese party at the Rothschild-Pound House Inn, 201 7th Street on Friday, Sept. 20 at 6 p.m. 

For more information, or to purchase a ticket for “Poetry-Under-the-Stars.” click here.


The conference itself meets Saturday, 21 September at the Columbus Marriott, 800 Front Avenue in the Historic District.  

Registration begins at 8:30 am.

Ticket price includes a buffet by locally esteemed, Marriott chefs. The menu includes the following your choice of:
* Coleslaw or Carrot/raisin/pineapple salad
* Buttermilk fried chicken or Salisbury steak with black pepper gravy
* Creamy mashed potatoes
* Southern green beans
* Warm rolls with butter
* Apple cobbler

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The conference concludes Saturday night with a dinner theater, showcasing local playwrights at The Loft, 1032 Broadway.

If you love great food and great stories, this event is for you.

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